This post may contain Amazon or other affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. See disclosure
Beautiful spring weather where finally all of the herbs are starting to grow, will give us a great option of going into the woods, pick Wild garlic or Ramp as somebody calls it and make a perfectly tasty Keto Wild Garlic Ramp Pesto, that will last for a long time in your fridge and can be added to almost anything.
This post may contain Amazon or other affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. See disclosure.
Spring is here, the sun is shining finally a bit longer and stronger, and the weather is getting more pleasant.
Wild Garlic Pesto
And that is the best time for weekends trip into the woods. At the beginning of April, a wild garlic or a ramp is starting to grow all over. And you do not need to travel far for it. We normally go just into the outskirts of our town, into a big park and garlic is everywhere. Do not forget to take a big bags, because once you will start picking, you would not know when to stop. Try also Wild Garlic Chips.
The best time to pick ramp or wild garlic is at the complete start of the season when the leaves are still young and fresh. The second reason is, that at the beginning of April when the wild garlic starts growing you would have no problem mixing it with Lilly of the Valey, which is pretty dangerous to our body. Lots of people mix those 2 leaves up, but even though they do look a bit similar, wild garlic has got a strong smell of garlic, which cannot be missed. And as I wrote, if you go at the beginning Lilly of the Valey does not grow as yet.
Wild garlic ramp pesto is very easy to make and once you are done, you can enjoy the wild garlic throughout the whole year.
I keep it in the fridge and use it whenever needed. We add it to salads, make spreads for bread, soups, marinate meat, use it on pasta. The choice is really wide. Lots of people add pine nuts or any other nuts, but since we use nuts almost in everything, I like it pure, just with olive oil and a bit of salt.
And just incase there is no spring anymore and wild garlic is not available, our Simple Keto Basil Pesto will give you that additional flavor in the dishes you have been looking for.
And just in case you would like to receive all of the future recipes,do not hesitate to sign in for our Newsletter. I try to send one mail per week, always with a new recipe. Do not forget to stay in touch with us on Facebook, Pinterest or Instagram.
Wild Garlic Ramp Pesto
Wild Garlic Ramp Pesto can be enjoyed throughout the whole year. Add it to salads, make spreads for bread, soups, marinate meat, use it on pasta.
Prep Time10 minutes
Total Time10 minutes
200g Fresh wild garlic
200ml Extra virgin olive oil
Wash and dry clean all the wild garlic leaves
Prepare the best extra virgin olive oil you can get. At the end, you are going to use it for a whole year, so you want the best.
Place leaves into the mixer, add a bit of olive oil and mix it.
The process takes a bit longer, because you need to mix it into a smooth paste.
Slowly keep adding salt, leaves and olive oil until you get a desire thick paste.
Keep it in the fridge whole year long
100g Amount Per ServingCalories 371Total Fat 38gCarbohydrates 3,6gFiber 1,2gProtein 4,1g
Did you make this recipe?
Mention @lowcarb_nocarb or tag #lowcarb_nocarb on Instagram or our Facebook Support Group.
If you are still looking for some Low Carb products, visit our recommended site on Amazon, which we participate in as affiliates. Just click on the image below and all will be revealed.
Let me know in the comments below how do you use the wild garlic. it would be interesting to know and maybe I can also try some ideas.
Keto & Low Carb Camping and Grilling Recipes
Keto and Low Carb Recipes to use during your Camping adventure, grilling with your friends or just a home made BBQ evening. Super easy, fully Grain-Free, Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free and perfect for Diabetics.
This Guilt-Free, quick, and easy to make Portobello Mushroom Keto Burger is super juicy and looks exactly like a real Burger Bun you would expect from a BBQ evening. Fully Grain-Free, Gluten-Free, Low Carb, and perfect for diabetics, this Portobello Mushroom Recipe together with Ground Beef Keto Burger is a must when you start thinking of grilling time.
Learn How To Make Sugar Free Marshmallows with only 2 ingredients, that are super fluffy, campfire ready, and loved by all of your Keto Friends. This Extra tasty Homemade Low Carb and Keto Marshmallow Recipe is extra easy and simple to make, you would be a star with your Keto BBQ treats.
This Super Easy and Extra Crispy Keto Tater Tots Croquettes Recipe made with only 3 Ingredients is the best Keto Side Dish you can have. Fluffy and Soft from inside, Golden and Extra Crunchy from outside, those Kid Friendly, Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free, Low Carb Tots will change your Keto Life forever.
Keto Cheese Bacon Chips are one of the easiest Keto Chips Recipes to make. Those super Crunchy Double Cheese Chips with Bacon are not only the most popular Keto Recipe after our Keto Cheese Bacon Nachos but fully Gluten-Free, Grain-Free and perfect as a Keto Snack.
This Quick and Easy Simple Keto Basil Pesto Recipe with only 4 ingredients and done in minutes is one of the must-have Keto Condiments in your Pantry. This Keto Pesto Recipe is fully Low Carb, Nut-Free, Vegetarian, Egg-Free, Grain-Free, and Gluten-Free and the perfect addition to any of your Keto Recipes.
This Sugar-Free & Keto Smores Chaffle Recipe is the perfect addition to your Keto BBQ days when grilling is a must almost on a daily basis. Those Tasty Keto Marshmallows in between our best ever Sweet Cinnamon Cream Cheese Keto Chaffles dipped in melted Sugar-Free chocolate ganache are one Keto Dessert nobody will ever refuse. Low-Carb, Grain-Free, and Gluten-Free, it is perfect for diabetics as well.
Super easy extra crunchy Raw Seed Keto Crackers Bread Recipe, made out of only 4 different types of seeds and water. This dehydrated Keto Crispbread is not only dairy-free, grain-free, but egg-free and fully vegan Keto Snack.
1 Ingredient only Crispy Keto Chaffle Chips is the easiest and Crunchiest Keto-Friendly Snack you will ever need. Chaffle Crisps, which are fully Low Carb, Gluten-Free, Grain-Free and perfect for Diabetics are done in minutes.
This quick and easy Keto Marble Bundt Cake Recipe with only 5 ingredients is filled with fluffiness and marble streak within. Fully Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free and ultra-delicious Keto Dessert that will make you serve it week after week because your family will just ask for it again and again.
This quick and easy “Potato” Keto Salad flavored with Pickles, Mayonnaise and Yogurt is not only a great Low Carb Side Dish, but also fully Gluten-Free and extremely Delicious. Served with a piece of fish or meat, it is a great Keto Side Dish everyone will love.
Super easy and quick to make, those Best Egg Free Fathead Dough Keto Breadsticks will be gone in seconds from the table. Perfect for your Keto Breakfast or as an appetizer, fully Gluten-Free, Grain-Free, and Low Carb, this super yummy Keto Bread Stick Recipe with additional Turmeric flavor is fit for Diabetics as well. With only 3 ingredients, Fathead Dough and 1g of Carbs for a Breadstick you are going to love it.
Those quick and easy to make, homemade Keto Fermented Dill Pickles Recipe will surprise you with lovely crispy probiotic Tangy taste you have been craving for. Super healthy Kosher Pickled Cucumbers made with salt brine and flavored with dill, garlic, mustard seeds, wine leaves, ginger, and carrots, can be served with any dish you desire.
Pork Rinds made in an Air Fryer is a perfect idea to make a great Puffy and Curly Keto Snack with your movie night. This ever so popular 0 carb substitution is greatly used in a low carb cuisine instead of your regular breadcrumbs. Fully Gluten-Free and Grain-Free full of collagen, this is a genius food choice to enjoy our lifestyle.
This Juicy Bunless Bacon Keto Burger, as one of the best Ground Beef Keto Recipes for the grilling season, will fully replace your Keto Fast Food craving with addition to the stuffed bacon inside. Keto BBQ season can start with our fully Gluten-Free garlic flavor Keto Patty filled with herbs from your garden everyone will be asking for.